Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 November 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 early this morning then diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 25 overnight then veering to west 30 Tuesday afternoon.
Rain and fog banks ending this afternoon. Flurries overnight.
Temperatures plus 5 falling to zero overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 November 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5205N 5540W to 5215N
5530W to 5330N 5530W to 5435N 5705W to 5520N 5850W to Labrador near
5510N 5930W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5930N 6345W to 5945N
6340W to 6030N 6405W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
Bergy water except 8 tenths of new ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM NST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Belle Isle Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located from Belle Isle Bank to the
By 10:00 a.m. NST today departing ridge located east of the Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:51 AM NST 20 November 2017 A trough of low pressure located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will
move to lie over the Belle Isle Bank this evening. Strong to gale
force southeasterly winds ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force westerly behind it.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Funk Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks and
Southeastern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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